Waste Connections, Inc Assistant District Manager in Denver, Colorado

Job Title

Assistant District Manager

Employee Type

Employee

Requisition Primary Location

Denver, Colorado

Job Description

Join Waste Connections, Inc., and Connect with Your Future!

We are currently seeking a talented Assistant District Manager to oversee one of our hauling companies in the Central Region; Omaha, Sioux Falls, St. Louis, Denver, OKC and Wichita . As District Manager, you will manage the overall operations and report to the Regional Vice President.

We are looking for a candidate that will manage the day-to-day operations of a single or multiple sites with minimal direction. This Manager will establish and maintain performance and productivity metrics and cost management processes.

In this role you will spend a significant amount of time developing, motivating, and managing sales staff, operations staff and accounting staff. In addition, managing the district’s pricing quality and margin enhancement, managing the sales costs of the district, and ensuring that the monthly budgets are met.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for developing and implementing procedures and systems for personnel to operate in a safe, efficient and cost effective manner.

  • Creates and monitors budget and operating metrics while diagnosing and improving profit, processes and return on investment. Develops short-term and long-term goals and action plans in conjunction with the Regional Vice President.

  • Establishes and maintains performance targets, objectives and standards for each service activity at the site.

  • Has full P&L and capital responsibility for the site.

  • Participates in regular P&L reviews to ensure budgets are met; develops and implements programs for optimal equipment utilization, equipment maintenance, and labor and material costs.

  • Oversees personnel needs of the site including selecting, coaching, disciplining and training employees and evaluating employee performance. Provides input into termination, compensation and promotion decisions.

  • Partners with local city, municipal and county agencies to ensure WCI is providing top notch customer service, and identifies ways to improve services. Works with municipalities to renew contracts, negotiate new contracts.

  • Executes necessary precautions to ensure safety and compliance with Company, DOT, OSHA and other standards and regulations.

  • Ensures that safe, reliable vehicles are available to meet operational requirements.

  • Responsible for compliance to applicable environmental laws and regulations.

  • Has overall responsibility for facility maintenance.

  • Defines and implements market strategy.

  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree; advanced degrees preferred

  • Five+ years management level experience in the waste industry is required

  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills

  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills

  • Knowledge of waste hauling operating procedures

  • Knowledge of OSHA, DOT and EPA guidelines

  • Computer proficiency, including Microsoft Excel/Word/PowerPoint and the ability to learn and use company specialized applications

  • Must be detail oriented, highly accountable and able to prioritize tasks

Work Environment:

  • Travels regularly to customer or other company locations

  • Required to be exposed to physical environment which involves, dirt, odor, noise, weather extremes or similar elements often

Successful candidates are those who seek to thrive in an environment of operational excellence and accountability. We offer competitive compensation, excellent benefits, relocation assistance and unlimited opportunities to “Connect with Your Future.”

Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (Minority/Female/Disabled/Veterans)

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Who We Are

Waste Connections is an integrated solid waste services company that provides solid waste collection, transfer, disposal and recycling services in mostly exclusive and secondary markets. Our goal is to create an environment where self-directed, empowered employees strive to consistently fulfill our constituent commitments and seek to create positive impacts through interactions with customers, communities, and fellow employees.

OUR PEOPLE MEAN EVERYTHING TO US

Waste Connections is always working to protect the health of the communities we serve, and we are grateful for the hard work and dedication that you bring to your job every day. Working here means you are a safety-minded individual who is making important contributions on a daily basis that will make a positive impact on those around you. We appreciate that you are a person of integrity who takes pride in the work you do.

Our Opportunities

BUILD TALENT FROM WITHIN

People who want to gain valuable professional experience will find that Waste Connections is a fantastic place to work. You’ll enjoy the opportunity for beneficial training and professional development opportunities that can help enhance your skills and lead the way to a more promising future.

LET’S REALIZE YOUR GOALS TOGETHER

Bring your passion to succeed and you’ll quickly discover that great opportunities are all around you. At Waste Connections, you’ll thrive if you are friendly, dedicated, and prefer a work hard/play hard culture that is focused on maintaining our reputation as the premier waste services company in the markets we serve.